Trade Commodities at Forexyard.com
Commodities When trading in commodities, soft or hard, traders need to assess the effects of global events on the markets, whether there are surplus supplies or heavy demand for the world’s resources. At Forexyard.com, we help traders in their pursuit of longer and short term strategies where commodity trading has the potential to reap lucrative rewards.
Investors who have a good understanding of the economic factors of the underlying commodities can employ CFD instruments to capitalize on that knowledge, using these assets as standalone opportunities or to complement a diversified trading portfolio.
Forexyard.com Trading Conditions: Commodities
- Attractive Premiums
- Independent Strategies
- 24 hours a day, 5 days a week
- Low Margin Requirement
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- Commodities are traded in units:
- Oil is traded in barrels (bbl)
- Wheat is traded in bushels (bu)
- Coffee is traded in pounds (lb)(bu)
- All units are set to a standardized quantity known as a "lot".
- A lot represents the minimum quantity which can be traded in any given instrument.
|Instrument||Spreads (as low as)||Float||Leverage (up to)||Trading Hours (GMT)|
|Crude Oil||0.05 (USD)||fixed (1)||1:151||23:01 - 21:55|
|Gold||0.70 (USD)||fixed (2)||1:200||23:01 - 21:55|
|Silver||0.07 (USD)||fixed (2)||1:151||23:01 - 21:55|
|Corn||0.70 (USD)||floating||1:100||01:05 - 13:40, 14:35 - 19:10|
|Wheat||2.5 (USD)||floating||1:100||01:05 - 13:40, 14:35 - 19:10|
|Coffee C||0.65 (USD)||floating||1:100||09:16 - 18:29|
|Sugar no.11||0.1 (USD)||floating||1:100||08:31 - 17:59|
|Soybean||2 (USD)||floating||1:100||01:05 - 13:40, 14:35 - 19:10|
|Cotton no.2||1 (USD)||floating||1:100||02:05 - 19:15|
|Natural Gas||0.005 (USD)||floating||1:100||23:01 - 21:55|
|Rice||0.06 (USD)||floating||1:50||01:05 - 13:40, 14:35 - 19:10|
|Copper||0.0060 (USD)||floating||1:100||23:01 - 21:55|
|Palladium||2 (USD)||floating||1:100||23:01 - 21:55|
|Platinum||1.50 (USD)||floating||1:100||23:01 - 21:55|
|Cocoa||10 (USD)||floating||1:100||09:46 - 18:29|
|Brent Oil||0.05 (USD)||fixed (1)||1:151||01:01 - 23:00|
|Aluminium||10.00 (USD)||floating||1:10||01:05 - 17:55|
|Zinc||10.00 (USD)||floating||1:10||01:05 - 17:55|
(1) Trading commences each Sunday at 21:00 GMT and closes on Friday at 21:00 GMT. Opening market orders and placing orders during the daily break is not possible.
(2) Due to low liquidity in global markets, between 22:00 GMT and 23:00 GMT, spreads for Gold, Silver and Oil might be widened.
Please note that the company may change its overnight rollover rates from time to time as a result of changes in credit markets.
Click here to view a complete list of current overnight rollovers.
Also note : the MT4 platform calculates overnight rollover at 22:00 GMT and the rollover charge/credit is debited or credited to and from the trading account. On Wednesday at 22:00 GMT, overnight rollover fees are multiplied by three (x3) in order to compensate for the upcoming weekend.
Trading hours vary from instrument to instrument; please see the above table for details.
Forexyard.com reserves the right, at its absolute discretion, to widen spreads, decrease leverage, control maximum order amounts and limit clients' total exposure. Forexyard.com reserves the right from time to time to increase margin requirements for Share CFDs prior to company announcements or where market conditions require such increases. Clients’ open positions may be subject to forced liquidation and the client may suffer significant loss in the case of failure to fulfill such requirements on time.